Jane Harris

(5 August 1869 - 24 March 1958), ID# 82
Jane Harris|b. 5 Aug 1869\nd. 24 Mar 1958|p82.htm|Matthew Harris|b. c 1840|p114.htm|Charlotte Martin|b. 30 Sep 1850|p115.htm|George Harris|d. b 1874|p188.htm||||Thomas Martin|b. c 1825\nd. b 1874|p189.htm|Susan Ray|b. c 1830|p192.htm|
FatherMatthew Harris1,2,3 (c 1840 - )
MotherCharlotte Martin1,3 (30 Sep 1850 - )
     Jane Harris, daughter of Matthew Harris and Charlotte Martin, was born on 5 August 1869 in Twineham, Hurstpierpoint, Sussex.4,3

Jane was the second of six children. Her siblings were Philip (b 1867), Priscilla (b 1876), Mary Ann (b 1881), Maria (b 1886) and Olive (b 1888).

Jane appeared in the 1871 census of Westmeston, Ditchling, Sussex, at Gander's Cottage, in her parents' household.5

Jane appeared in the 1881 census of Clayton, Sussex, at Averys Cottages, in her parents' household. She was described as a Scholar.1

Jane appeared in the 1891 census of Cale Street, Chelsea, London, at Chelsea Workhouse Infirmary. Jane was described as a Nurse.6

Jane Harris married Frank Stickland, son of John Frederick Stickland and Elizabeth Joy, after Banns, according to the rites and ceremonies of the Established Church on 25 November 1893 at St John's Church, Highbury, Islington, London. The marriage was conducted by A W Gough MA. Their witnesses were Edward Henry Corbett and Anne Corbett.2

Jane and Frank appeared in the 1901 census of Belvedere, Erith, Kent, at 2 Beadonwell Road. Their children Hilda, Frederick Frank and Elsie were listed as living with them.4

Jane and Frank appeared in the 1911 census of West Moors, Wimborne, Dorset. Their children Frederick Frank, Elsie, Hilda and Jack were listed as living with them.7

Jane Harris died on 24 March 1958, aged 88, in West Moors, Dorset, at Longhope, Station Road. The cause of death was given as "chronic senile myocarditis" (heart problems).8

Children with Frank Stickland

  • Frederick Frank Stickland 4
  • Elsie Stickland 4
  • Hilda Stickland+ 4 (22 Mar 1897 - 7 Jul 1983)
  • Jack Stickland 7
ChartsAncestors of Hilda Stickland
Descendants of Thomas Stickley/Stickland


  1. Online image of the 1881 Census for England, Sussex, Cuckfield, Hurstpierpoint, GRO ref: RG 11/1066.
  2. Copy marriage certificate of Frank Stickland and Jane Harris, married 1893, Islington (Registrar General for England and Wales, vol 1b, page 395, entry 299).
  3. Copy birth certificate of Jane Harris, born 1869, Cuckfield (Hurstpierpoint) (Registrar General for England and Wales, vol 2b, page 147, entry 176).
  4. Online image of the 1901 Census for England, Kent, Dartford, Bexley, GRO ref: RG 13/700.
  5. Online image of the 1871 Census for England, Sussex, Lewis, Ditchling, GRO ref: RG 10/1065.
  6. Online image of the 1891 Census for England, London, Chelsea, Chelsea North, GRO ref: RG12/62.
  7. Online image of the 1911 Census for England, Dorset, Wimborne, Wimborne, GRO ref: RG14/12249.
  8. Copy death certificate of Jane Harris, died 1958, Poole (Blandford) (Registrar General for England and Wales, vol 6a, page 671, entry 185).

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